Alvin is located in the northeastern Brazoria County, just 25 miles from the hustle and bustle of Houston and minutes away from the sandy beaches of the Texas Gulf Coast. It’s location on Hwy 6 provides rapid access to South Houston, Hobby Airport, and the Houston Medical Center. Alvin is still a rural country community with about 25,000 people enjoying a relaxed lifestyle and its cowtown history. As the home of Nolan Ryan, Alvin is well known in Texas and the Nolan Ryan Museum is in the Nolan Ryan Foundation and Exhibit Center of the campus of Alvin Community College. Feel one of Nolan’s pitches first hand!

Alvin City Hall

Alvin City Hall


Nolan Ryan Museum & Foundation

Joe’s Barbeque Company is widely known for its exquisite Texas barbeque that draws people from miles away. Froberg’s Farms provide a family tradition of raising and selling the best fruit in the area. In the spring you can pick your own strawberries. Stanton’s is a historical adventure with a gift store, grocery, and feed store all in one. The Bayou Wildlife Zoo is an open range zoo where you can discover from 19 different countries, including places in Africa, Asia, Australia, and North and South America. Antiquing is a popular day trip at the 55,000 sq. ft. antique mall. Unique boutiques including It’s a Bling Thing and The Label provide fun explorations. Even though it is growing, Alvin is far enough from Houston’s development that acreage property is available in the area.

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Alvin Train Depot

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Joe’s Barbeque




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        Number of households 16,404
        Household Avg. Income 74,700
        Avg. year dwelling build 1981
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        Population 24,957
        Population Density 287
        Median Age 35
        Average value of the dwelling in which household lives $126,766
        Avg. years a household has lived in dwelling. 17 years
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